ZOOL 690W (01) - Evolution

Evolution

Durham   Life Sciences & Agriculture :: Zoology
Credits: 4.0
Term: Fall 2024 - Full Term (08/26/2024 - 12/09/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 14633
Evolutionary biology is about uncovering the past, understanding the present, and predicting the future of animals, plants, and microbes. Is also offers insight into how scientific ideas change through time. This course covers natural selection and adaptation, phylogeny, population genetics and structure, origins and extinction of species, domestication, and evolutionary medicine. Additional topics may include human evolution and evolutionary impacts, biogeography, and social evolution, as well as the intersections between evolution, ecology and development.
Prerequisite(s): (BIOL 411 or BIOL 411H) and (BIOL 412 or BIOL 412H)
Equivalent(s): ZOOL 690
Attributes: Writing Intensive Course
Instructors: Jessica Bolker

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
8/26/2024 12/9/2024 MW 3:40pm - 5:00pm SLS G25